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4. William IRION23,24 was born on 15 August 1789 in Rockingham County, North Carolina.25 He died on 9 June 1851 at the age of 61 in Fayette County, Tennessee.26

Lived in Georgia a few years. Headed West across Alabama. Family was in Hardeman Co TN by the mid 1820's and still there in 1840. Lived near Bolivar in 1850. William's wherabouts unknown after that date.

William and McKinney Irion were both in Hardeman Co for the 1830 Census. William was listed first with McKinney immediately after. p.362. I did not find them indexed - the name appears to be Ironz.
William 2m -5, 1m 10--15, 1m 40-50; 2f -5, 2f 5-10, 1f 40-50
McKinney 2m -5, 1m 15-20, 1m 30-40; 2f age 20-30

1850 Census. Hardeman Co TN, Wm Irons age 62, born NC. Amelia, age 27, b. AL, Wm M. Irons, age 20, b. TN, James, age 12, b. TN.

Another Irion researcher gives William's date of death as 4 Jul 1851.

William IRION and Amelia CADE were married on 29 September 1815 in Wilkes County, Georgia.26 Amelia CADE27, daughter of James CADE and Mary WOOTEN, was born on 29 June 1797 in Wilkes County, Georgia.26 She died on 18 July 1849 at the age of 52 in Hardemon County, Tennessee.26,28 Buried Bethany Cemetery south of Whiteville, Hardiman Co TN.
Irion, Amelia Cabe 18 Jul 1849 52 yr 29 dy w/o William Irion
Amelia Irons, age 52 was on the Mortality Census in 1850. She had died the previous July of kidney disease.

William IRION and Amelia CADE had the following children:



Van Ransallier IRION28 was born about 1818 in Georgia.28 Maynard lists Van Reselier as oldest, born 1818 in GA. Irion though Mary Cade was oldest. Married Madora C. Robertson c 1847. Living in Washington Co TX 1840-46; Robertson Co TX 1850. Van died 30 Nov 1850 at age 33 from malaria. Brother-in-law Thomas C. appointed guardian of his children.



Mary Cade IRION28 was born about 1819 in Alabama.28 Irion did not seem to know this family lived in Alabama for several years - he had all children born either in GA or TN. Married Thomas C. Jones 17 May 1837 Hardman County TN. Fayette Co TN in 1850; Hardman Co in 1860.



Sarah Jane IRION28 was born about 1821.28 Married Thomas Peters, 28 Oct 1846 Hardeman Co TN. Deceased by 1871; husband appointed guardian of daughter.



Amelia Tabitha IRION28 was born about 1823 in Alabama.28 Single, living at home in Bolivar, Hardeman Co TN 1850; with brother William in Tishomingo County MS in 1860. Irion had middle names for many of these children.



Ann Elizabeth IRION28 was born on 28 October 1825 in Hardemon County, Tennessee.26 Married James M. McCalla 29 Jan 1842 Hardeman Co TN. Fayette Co TN in 1850; Danville, Tichomingo Co, MS in 1860, Corinth, Alcorn Co MS in 1870.



Thomas W. IRION29 was born on 2 November 1829 in Tennessee.26 Thomas and William listed as twins in Irion book. Married Delila F. Baldwin 6 May 1851 Hardeman Co TN. Private, Comapny G, 32nd MS Infantry, CSA. Corinth, Alcorn Co MS in 1870 census.



William McKinney IRION29 was born on 2 November 1829 in Tennessee.26 Married Mary Ann Glasgow on 20 Mar 1851 in Hardiman Co TN. Captain, Company G, 32nd MS Infantry, CSA. Deceased by 1871.



James C. IRION29 was born about 1837.29 Single, living at home in Hardeman Co TN in 1850.

William IRION and Frances WHITE were married on 16 January 1851 in Hardemon County, Tennessee.26 Frances WHITE was born (date unknown).